Virtual cocktail party hosted by United Policyholders on October 16th at 4:00pm PST

October 7, 2020


2020 getting you down?
Let’s get UP to more good!
Friday October 16th, 2020
4 PM Pacific / 5 MT / 6 CT / 7 ET
Join Team UP for a (virtual) happy hour featuring special guests and a fun and inspiring program:
  • Greetings from Hon. Ricardo Lara (CA Insurance Commissioner)
  • David Pogue, New York Times bestselling author and CBS Sunday Morning correspondent, in conversation with UP co-founder Amy Bach about his forthcoming book: How to Prepare for Climate Change: A Practical Guide to Surviving the Chaos.
  • A very special live auction item: An intimate (virtual) wine-tasting with world-renowned chef, two-time recipient of the coveted Three Michelin Star designation, restauranteur Thomas KellerFive sets of wine, containing three bottles each, selected by his personal sommelier, will be shipped to the winner and/or their guests.
  • Silent auction items (see below)
Early bird tickets are only $50 and include two bottles of small-batch artisanal elixirs for your mixology pleasure, shipped to you in time for the event. If you joined us in July for UP to Good and don’t want the elixirs, email and your ticket is complimentary.
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Thomas Keller, Live Auction Item Donor, in front of his Three Michelin Star restaurant, French Laundry
Silent Auction Item:
A Candidate for Perfection
750ml 2012 Harlan Estate Wine
($1,250 Value). Harlan Estate is one of the most renowned wineries not only in California, but in the entire world. The 2012 is a  ‘candidate for perfection’ according to one reviewer.
Silent Auction Item:
A Taste of the Mountains
2015 Tom Eddy Winery Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon Signed Magnum
($325 Value). A taste of the mountains, this elegant, balanced wine made from the highest quality grapes, aged in a cave for maximum aging is ready to drink now.
Silent Auction Item:
Let them Eat Cake
A $200 Gift Card for a one of a kind cake from Butter&Add a custom cake to your next special occasion from Butter&, a bakery known for its modern, buttercream-frosted special-occasion cakes.
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